The official hashtag for the Holiday Invitational is #HSOTInvite. Please use this hashtag in all social media posts. Social media posts using the hashtag may be featured on during the tournament.


Holiday Invitational Historical Database


Dress Code

It is important that those on press row and in the media room maintain a professional atmosphere. Members of the media should dress professionally at all times. This includes collared shirts, not t-shirts. Absolutely no team apparel will be allowed on press row.


Absolutely no interviews may be conducted anywhere in the gymnasium except in the interview room. has exclusive rights to court side video interviews after each game. No other media outlets may conduct these interviews.

Following each game, coaches and select players from both teams will be escorted to the media room where a formal press conference will take place. These press conferences will be carried live exclusively on You may request specific players be brought to the press conference by asking Bryan Hanks prior to the end of the third quarter.

Video Restrictions and WRAL-TV have exclusive video rights for the Holiday Invitational. Other media outlets are permitted to shoot video of the Holiday Invitational, but no other media outlets may air on television until all games have concluded for the day. Video may not be posted to the Internet until the following day.

Absolutely NO live video may be aired by any media outlet.


99.9 FM The Fan ESPN Radio and will air the championship games of the Summit Hospitality Bracket and Shavlik Randolph Foundation Bracket live on the radio and online.

If you are interested in doing radio play-by-play, either live or recorded, please contact Media Coordinator Bryan Hanks.

Seating Restrictions

Corner seating to the right of the media workroom at Broughton High School is reserved for staff only. In addition, there will be limited corner seating to the left of the media workroom where a television set will be setup for use. No one is permitted to sit or otherwise use the set except for

Seating will be available for media on the second floor of Holliday Gymnasium behind the basket directly in front of the media room and some seating will be available on the floor. Electricity will be available. Wireless Internet will also be available.

Box Scores

Official box scores and statistics will be made available at halftime and at the conclusion of each game. They will be distributed my Media Coordinator Bryan Hanks and available for pickup in the media room. They will also be available online on in the "Media" section.